skate over/around - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyskate over/around
he/she/itskates over/around
present participleskating over/around
past tenseskated over/around
past participleskated over/around
  1. skate over/around something to avoid a difficult subject or situation

    Many important issues have been skated over in this report.

See also main entry: skate